Antidepressants aid electroconvulsive therapy in treating severe depression
The researchers found that using either antidepressant during ECT improved depression more than ECT alone. Moreover, patients who received nortriptyline
during ECT had fewer memory problems compared with the venlafaxine group. Researchers also found that using a high dose of unilateral ECT on the righ...
New research review shows that your family doctor may be the key to quitting smoking
...ar comparative table of these three first-line pharmacologic treatments, as well as advice on whether to combine these pharmotherapies, or to consider nortriptyline
and clonidine as second-line medications.
Epidemiologic studies have indicated that the majority of successful attempts to quit smoking occur witho...
New Methods to Quit Smoking
...ne systematic review shows how nicotine patches can double the odds of successful quitting. Another concludes that the antidepressants bupropion and nortriptyline
aid long-term smoking cessation, but selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (e.g. fluoxetine) do not.
Yet another revealed that varenicline (r...
Antidepressants Improve Post-Stroke Mental Abilities
...and randomly assigned (with the exception of those with certain medical conditions) to take the antidepressant fluoxetine (Prozac), the antidepressant nortriptyline
(Aventyl or Pamelor) or a placebo (inactive substance).
Their executive functions were assessed using standard neuropsychological tasks at the e...
Some Antidepressants can Double a Smoker’s Chance Of Quittin
...ew concluded antidepressants bupropion (Zyban) and nortriptyline
double a person’s chances //of giving up smoking a...004) showed that the antidepressants bupropion and nortriptyline
increase a person’s chances of giving up smoking, ...s to the dataset, and now shows that bupropion and nortriptyline
double a person’s chance of quitting - again SSRIs...
Amitriptyline & Nortriptyline by HPLC
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